Join a panel of experienced CEOs as they share their perspectives on building and leading a technology business. Hear about the financial, marketing and sales, human resource, and technical challenges they’ve faced and how they’ve triumphed (or, in some cases, didn’t).
Paul Greedy, President, Mil-Aero Electronics Atlantic Inc. (www.mil-aero.com) – Before immigrating to Canada in 1982, Paul worked with British Aerospace, a top global defence, security and aerospace company. After arriving in Canada he began working as a manufacturing engineer and general manager before founding Mil-Aero in 2003. Mil-Aero Electronics Atlantic Inc. (MAEA) designs and manufactures build to print electrical cable and harness assemblies, electrical control boxes, and other value-added parts used in military, aerospace, commercial, telecommunications and industrial projects.
Scott Campbell, President & CEO, Medusa Medical Technologies Inc. (www.medusamedical.com) – Scott has been with Medusa Medical for four and a half years. He is a professional engineer and holds an MBA from the University of Western Ontario. Scott has held senior positions with Northern Telecom (now Nortel Networks) and has worked with small high growth companies for the past 10 years. Founded in 1996, Medusa Medical Technologies is a world leader in pre-hospital informatics and serves the emergency medical services and emergency health industries. Medusa’s Siren ePCR™ Suite is used by thousands of paramedics worldwide. Medusa's information technology solutions improve emergency data capture, emergency medical staff effectiveness, and ultimately lead to improved patient outcomes.
Robert Cervelli, President & CEO, Origin BioMed Inc. (www.originbiomed.com) – Robert has been actively involved in the life sciences sector in Nova Scotia for over 21 years. He has held leading roles in several US and Nova Scotia agricultural biotech companies. He has held senior management positions in biotechnology companies developing diagnostics, cancer therapy and vaccine enhancement technologies. In 2001 Robert founded Origin BioMed, an over-the-counter drug company, providing innovative products to drug store chains. The company’s lead product, Neuragen®, relieves diabetic nerve pain and is sold in the diabetic section of drug stores across North America.
Panel moderator – Dan MacDonald, President and CEO, Innovacorp
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
8:45 am - 10:00 am
Innovacorp – BioScience Enterprise Centre
As always, these gatherings are intended for Innovacorp clients and affiliates. However, if space allows, we welcome special guests. If you’d like to join us, email us and we’ll let you know about space availability.